The Raiders are out of cap purgatory, but having too much space could be costly in the long run, writes John Clayton.
The NFL is in good shape as the owners convene to ponder rules changes, trade proposals and more, writes John Clayton.
After the Niners and Seahawks shook up the NFC West, wide receivers could go fast in free agency, writes John Clayton.
The Raiders traded two high picks for Carson Palmer. Palmer's struggles are one of the reasons trades involving QBs are risky, writes John Clayton.
Recent trades involving veteran skill position players haven't been what they at first appeared to be on paper, John Clayton writes.
While the Vikings pulled off the shrewdest deal of Day 1, the Seahawks were responsible for the biggest head-scratcher, writes John Clayton.
The New England Patriots has acquired wide receiver Chad Ochocinco after he accepted a restructured three-year contract from the Patriots, a source told ESPN.com's John Clayton.
The Washington Redskins and the Minnesota Vikings continue to work on a tentative trade involving Redskins quarterback Donovan McNabb, a source confirmed late Tuesday.
The last time a team made a huge draft-day deal for a young receiver, it didn't work out, writes John Clayton in his latest mailbag.
Randy Moss returns to New England with revenge on the mind, and inside knowledge of the Patriots' struggling secondary, writes John Clayton.
An unusually active trade market closed Tuesday. The Seahawks and Lions deserve high marks for their overall work, John Clayton writes in his latest mailbag.
Minnesota's acquisition of Randy Moss adds more sizzle to an already-intriguing Monday night matchup with the Jets, writes John Clayton.
The trade of Donovan McNabb is the biggest offensive move in what's been an offseason dominated by defense, John Clayton writes in his latest mailbag.
When the Dallas Cowboys play the Minnesota Vikings this weekend, we'll find out two things: Whether Brett Favre can still win a playoff game, and if his two-year odyssey was worth it, writes John Clayton.
Even though the fall trading season has been busier than normal, Tuesday's 4 p.m. ET trade deadline should be quiet, writes John Clayton.
The Patriots terminated the contract of veteran wide receiver Greg Lewis, according to a source.